Merit Nova Scotia is the leading voice for an equitable and competitive marketplace for construction contractors in Nova Scotia. Our mission is to represent and support the growth of open shop construction by encouraging sound business practices and ensuring a fair and competitive marketplace for construction in the region.

The Nova Scotia Construction Industry Plan (NSCIP) is the premier benefit plan for the construction industry throughout Atlantic Canada.  Don’t let the name fool you as we believe everyone in the region deserves the best so we have extended our great benefits and pricing to New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador. Unlike traditional insurance plans, NSCIP uses a simple cost model that is easy to understand and meets our customers’ needs. NSCIP is simple to administer and saves companies both administration time and money. It’s comprehensive coverage at a low cost. Our team is based in Atlantic Canada serving Atlantic Canadians, ensuring you get top-notch service from your home team.

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